Following Wild games, Managing Editor Mike Doyle will give the Five Takeaways that he'll remember from the contest. Tonight, he looks back at a 2-1 win at Buffalo:
In the business, tonight was what they call a greasy road win.
The Wild held on to beat a desperate Buffalo Sabres team and extend its win streak to three games. For the first time this season, the Wild was outshot, but another strong performance from goaltender Josh Harding allowed the Wild enough of a cushion to leave town with two points...Read More.
In Jason Pominville's return to First Niagara Center as a member of the Minnesota Wild, it's only fitting he would play a key role in helping beat his former team.
The former Buffalo Sabres captain scored his second goal of the season, a power-play goal, at 19:50 of the second period to give the Wild a 2-1 win Monday night...Read More.